How Black Preschoolers Are Disciplined Says A Lot About Racial Bias
A Yale University study shows preschool teachers can be biased against some students.By Grant Suneson | September 28, 2016
Racial bias in policing has been a hot-button topic lately, but a Yale study says black people can start facing discrimination as early as preschool.
Teachers watched a short clip of four kids: a black boy, a black girl, a white boy and a white girl. Researchers told them to look for kids acting up, then tracked their eye movements. The educators' eyes went to the black boys for 42 percent of the video.